Int’l Calendar

Sep
21
Mon
2020
Computers in Libraries Connect 2020
Sep 21 – Sep 25 all-day

Virtual conference.

“Futurizing with Generation Next: Preparing for New Technologies & Communities.”  Focus is on exciting library programs and services that have taken place and that are being planned for the future by using new technology and building community partnerships.

European Conference on Information Literacy (ECIL) [Postponed] @ University of Bamberg
Sep 21 all-day

Postponed to September 2021.

“Information Literacy in a Post-Truth Era.” Conference topics include fake news and alternative facts, post-truth politics, critical thinking, and information literacy education.

Sep
22
Tue
2020
2020 Law via the Internet
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day

“Free Access to Law in a Changing Landscape.” Recent developments, resiliency of free access to law projects in times of great uncertainty, and the value of the Free Access to Law Movement in times of crisis.Opening keynote speaker is novelist and technology activist Cory Doctorow. Other programs include The Potential of LIIs for Racial Bias Mitigation; Decolonizing (Access to) Knowledge: Digitizing African Law and Legal Scholarship; and Implementing ‘Rules as Code’: Modern Slavery Legislation.

Sep
23
Wed
2020
2020 ALLA Conference (Australian Law Librarians’ Association) [Postponed]
Sep 23 – Sep 25 all-day

Postponed to September 2021.

Sep
30
Wed
2020
Eurasian Academic Libraries Conference 2020
Sep 30 – Oct 2 all-day

“Alive to Changes: Engage. Embrace. Ensure.” A range of special workshops and lightning talks aim to attract participants on issues of future-ready libraries and library professionals. Keynote speakers are Dr. Charlotte Wien of the University Library of Southern Denmark and Jayshree Mamtora of Charles Darwin University Australia.

Oct
4
Sun
2020
39th Annual Course, International Association of Law Libraries (IALL) [Cancelled]
Oct 4 – Oct 7 all-day

Cancelled, rescheduled to 2021.

“The Triptych: National, European and International Law, the French Way.” Programs include introductions to French law, the French legal concept of laïcité, intellectual property law in France, and a pre-conference workshop on French law online.

Oct
5
Mon
2020
ICKDLM 2020: 14: International Conference on Knowledge and Digital Library Managing
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day

Virtual conference.

The International Conference on Knowledge and Digital Library Managing aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Knowledge and Digital Library Managing. Accepted papers include CybeRisk Management in Banks: An Italian Case Study; and The Fake News Impact on the Public Policy Cycle.

SLA 2020 Annual Conference (Special Libraries Association)
Oct 5 – Oct 16 all-day

Virtual conference.

“Driving Forward: Virtual Interactive Experience.” Legal track sessions include Case Law,Statutes and Regulations for the Non Legal Information Professional; Data Analytics and Legal Information: Preparing Yourself for the Future; and Public Law: How Librarians Can Level the Playing Field for the General Public.

Oct
10
Sat
2020
51st National Convention on University Library Issues
Oct 10 – Oct 11 all-day

Virtual conference.

Oct
14
Wed
2020
Korean Library Association National Library Conference @ Gunsan Saemangeum Convention Center
Oct 14 – Oct 16 all-day

The National Library Conference and 57th National Library Competition.